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Latvia Transportation
Railways:
total: 2,303 km
broad gauge: 2,270 km 1.520-m gauge (257 km electrified)
narrow gauge: 33 km 0.750-m gauge (2003)
Highways:
total: 73,202 km
paved: 28,256 km
unpaved: 44,946 km (2000)
Waterways:
300 km (perennially navigable)
Pipelines:
gas 1,097 km; oil 412 km; refined products 421 km (2003)
Ports and harbors:
Liepaja, Riga, Ventspils
Merchant marine:
total: 11 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 53,153 GRT/37,414 DWT
foreign-owned: Germany 1, Greece 1, Ukraine 1
registered in other countries: 96 (2003 est.)
by type: cargo 6, petroleum tanker 1, refrigerated cargo 2, roll on/roll off 1, short-sea/passenger 1
Airports:
51 (2003 est.)
Airports - with paved runways:
total: 27
2,438 to 3,047 m: 7
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 2
under 914 m: 16 (2003 est.)
Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 24
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 1
under 914 m: 20 (2003 est.)
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